Automated Test Engineer - Glasgow - Up to 40K GBP

Reference:
12275
Sector:
IT - Systems Development, Testing
Salary/Rate:
£35,000 to £40,000 Per Annum
Location:
Strathclyde
Job Type:
Permanent
Date Posted:
24 / 3 / 2017
Automated Test Engineer - Glasgow - Up to £40,000
My client, a leading software development company based in the heart of Glasgow is looking to employ an experienced test automation engineer to help them build and deliver robust and highly tested code. The successful candidate will integrate into their small existing test team and will take ownership of an ambitious continuous deployment automation project, making use of industry leading tools and technologies. This is an exciting opportunity to become involved in a cutting-edge industry.
Role Responsibilities:
- Liaise with cross functional development teams and business users in a highly collaborative environment.
- Work across the full test lifecycle (Analysis, test planning, test case design and execution)
- Log results, creating test reports and review results against project plans
- Ownership of a robust BDD testing framework utilising Selenium, SpecFlow and TeamCity
- Production of metrics and dashboards to assess software build quality
- Implementation of tests using BDD written in a specification Workshop (3 amigos sessions)
- Prioritisation of automated tests based on clustering, risk and business needs
- You will play a major part of reducing manual test efforts
- Manual testing of new features as and where required
- Work with the Test Manager to research and suggest new, innovative test tools and practices

Personal and technical attributes:

- Degree in Computer Science or similar engineering discipline
- Excellent communication skills with the ability to work effectively in a team environment.
- Automation Test experience (Selenium, SpecFlow)
- Experience writing test scripts using C# .NET
- Azure, JavaScript, jQuery
- Knowledge of Agile (Scrum)
- SQL Server 2012/2014
- Ideally you will have experience of Mobile device testing
- Knowledge of MVC .NET would be highly beneficial

This is a fantastic opportunity for an automation test engineer to join a well established organisation and work from their central Glasgow offices. This will ideally suit a highly motivated individual who can work as part of a team across the full software test lifecycle and enjoys working on a variety of interesting and varied business critical projects. Please apply with your latest CV and salary expectations for immediate consideration.